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Congressman Scott Tipton

Representing the 3rd District of Colorado

Press Releases

November 1, 2017 Press Release
Rep. Tipton's provisions included in the bill

WASHINGTON D.C. – Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) voted to support proactive forest management in order to maintain healthy forests and prevent catastrophic wildfires. The Resilient Federal Forests Act of 2017 (H.R.

November 1, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. -- During a hearing in the House Financial Services Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee, Vice Chairman Scott Tipton (CO-03), stressed the importance of guaranteeing that every federal dollar allocated for disaster recovery within the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is properly spent.

October 31, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. — A member of Congressman Scott Tipton’s (CO-03) staff will hold mobile office hours in Saguache County on November 9, 2017. During these mobile office hours, Tipton’s staff will be able to assist constituents with issues regarding Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, Veterans Affairs, Bureau of Land Management, U.S.

October 26, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC -- During a Committee on Natural Resources hearing entitled Empowering State Based Management Solutions for Greater Sage Grouse Recovery, Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) questioned three expert witnesses about the success of Western sage grouse management plans and emphasized the need for continued coordination between federal, state and local partners.

October 25, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) and U.S. Sen. John Barraso (R-WY) urged U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue to implement policy changes that will require federal agencies to recognize state authority for permitting water use when deciding permits, leases, licenses, and any other land use agreements.

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October 25, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Members of Congressman Scott Tipton’s (CO-03) staff will hold office hours in Aspen / Pitkin and Rio Grande Counties from November 1-2, 2017. During these mobile office hours, Tipton’s staff will be able to assist constituents with issues regarding Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, Veterans Affairs, Bureau of Land Management, U.S.

October 24, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) voted to help U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) better detect the transport of illegal synthetic opioids across U.S. borders.

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October 16, 2017 Press Release

A member of Congressman Scott Tipton’s (CO-03) staff will hold office hours in Moffat, Routt, and Jackson Counties from Oct. 23-25, 2017. During these mobile office hours, Tipton’s staff will be able to assist constituents with issues regarding Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, Veterans Affairs, Bureau of Land Management, U.S.

October 13, 2017 Press Release

Congressman Scott Tipton’s (CO-03) Taking Account of Institutions with Low Operation Risk (TAILOR) Act (H.R. 1116) has passed through the House Committee on Financial Services with a bipartisan vote and will now move to the House floor.

October 12, 2017 Press Release

On October 11, 2017, the House Natural Resources Committee reported out of the committee H.R. 3990, the National Monument Creation and Protection Act. Prior to voting to report the bill, Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) spoke about the value of Colorado’s National Monuments and the need for transparency and local input in the land designation process.

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